Sweet, isolated, brave, and awkward, here are the many faces of one of the most eccentric musical genius. In 1956, Jock Carroll, a journalist with Weekend Magazine, was offered the chance to accompany Glenn Gould on a two-week vacation in Nassau. He was to show how a famous pianist relaxed between international concerts. The story and the ...Read MoreSweet, isolated, brave, and awkward, here are the many faces of one of the most eccentric musical genius. In 1956, Jock Carroll, a journalist with Weekend Magazine, was offered the chance to accompany Glenn Gould on a two-week vacation in Nassau. He was to show how a famous pianist relaxed between international concerts. The story and the resulting photographs illustrate Gould's eccentricities: the solitude he craved, his wild driving habits, his theatrical performances. Seen in the exotic Caribbean environment, Gould presents a curious mixture of brashness and vulnerability.Read Less
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Good. Stoddart [Published date: 1995]. Hard cover, 96 pp. First Edition. Good+/ NO dust jacket. Black cloth covered boards with silver lettering on spine. Light bumping along edges. Light overall rubbing and scratching. Binding tight. Very light spotting to first page of pictures before title pages. Otherwise pages are crisp, clean and bright with no markings. Missing dust jacket. NOT Ex-library. NO remainder marks. Wonderful b&w photographs.
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